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Reviewed yesterday

The hotels best assets are its location, direct beach front and only 10 minutes or so to Yala National Park, the infinity pool, and that every room faces the beach with great views. It is quite isolated so you definitely have the impression of being...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

We have just spent two nights at the Laya safari resort which is right on the beach and only a short drive to Yala National Park. The staff are wonderful and always greet you with a smile. We ate four meals at the restaurant there...More

2  Thank Linda F
Response from Sujith C, General Manager at Laya SafariResponded March 23, 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for posting a feedback following your recent stay with us. We are really delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your stay ; we always try to offer a high value and make the stay of our guest comfortable, we reach...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Good location at 10 minutes drive from Yala Park entrance. Beautiful view on the sea though the close vicinity to the salt-spray takes its toll on furniture, windows and fixtures, giving an idea of poor maintenance. Food is average. Internet connection is poor. Swimming pool...More

Thank Fabrizio S
Response from Sujith - Group ... C, General Manager at Laya SafariResponded 6 days ago

Dear Fabrizio Thank you for your honest feedback during your recent stay with us at Hote Laya Safari Our sincerest apologies for less than comfortable stay and in particular our hotel’s average food, not so cleaned swimming pool and poor internet connectivity. We hope that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Laya Safari , an amazing place with a great geographical location bordering to the National park Yala. Food was Excellent & staff was very helpful. It's a perfect place to relax. I enjoyed the nature and the wonderful view .

4  Thank chathura H
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in the off-season. We were the only guests in the hotel! The hotel is in a great spot for Laya National Park (15 mins drive). The rooms are large and have great views of the ocean. However the rooms do...More

Thank Leanne S
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Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$125 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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shakti41
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Lionel888 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a stand alone villa facing beach but it was single level the top level was another guest room. Lovely resort worth the stay breakfast was great and location A1.
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1perla2016
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Imaad I | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are rooms available.so basically these are like chalets in the shape of a boat.there are 2 rooms in each chalet.the upper room can accommodate your whole family.
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